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VB.NET Solution on PPC2003 Platform - Get me started

I know the visual basic language quite well, but I want to write a VB application for a Pocket PC running 2003.  I know I need to download the development packages, some runtime environements, SDKs and other stuff.  But there is so much junk out there I don't know where to start.  I just need to get as far as creating a simple "Hello World" Program on my Pocket PC using VB.NET and I'm sure I can take it from there.  What do I need to install on my PC and then my Pocket PC to get this to work.  Then what program do I actually create my code in?  Help me.
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Bob LearnedCommented:
1) What 2003 version did you get?  

2) Do you have the IDE?

3) 2003 Enterprise Architect comes with the Pocket PC development project template.

Bob
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billymcquearyAuthor Commented:
1)The units are running PPC2003 Version 4.20.0 (Build 14053).

2)I don't know.  Where do I get it and what does IDE stand for.

3)Isn't there some free way to develop for PPC?  I notice 2003 EA is at least $600.

Thanks
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Bob LearnedCommented:
1) Since I have Visual Studio.NET 2003 Enterprise Architect, I don't know of any other development tools.  

2) (I)ntegrated (D)evelopment (E)nvironment

3) Quick search:

Developer Tools
http://www.pocketpcdn.com/tools/index.html

Pocket C# development environment released
http://www.theserverside.net/news/thread.tss?thread_id=26562

4) Look for Professional or Standard, but I don't know if the PPC template comes with those versions.

Bob

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